D7000 vs D3100


Nikon D3100
Nikon D7000

Nikon
D3100

vs

Nikon
D7000

differences

Reasons to consider the Nikon D3100

Lowest price Much cheaper 1 090 kr vs 9 713 kr
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The best price we’ve seen is 8 623 kr cheaper (around 9x less)
Weight Much lighter 505 g vs 780 g
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More than 50% lighter
Size Significantly smaller 124x96x73 mm vs 132x105x77 mm
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More than 20% smaller
Thickness Thinner 2,9″ vs 3″
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Almost the same
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Reasons to consider the Nikon D7000

Overall image quality Much better image quality 80.0 vs 67.0
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Around 20% better image quality
Dynamic range Much more dynamic range 13,9 EV vs 11,3 EV
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3 f-stops more dynamic range
Low light performance Significantly lower noise at high ISO 1 167 ISO vs 919 ISO
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The D7000 has a slight edge (0,3 f-stops) in low noise, high ISO performance
Viewfinder size Much larger viewfinder 0,62x vs 0,51x
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More than 40% larger viewfinder
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen 920k dots vs 230k dots
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4x higher resolution screen
Color depth Much better color depth 23,5 bits vs 22,5 bits
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Distinguishes 2x more colors
Lens focus motor Has a built-in focus motor Yes vs No
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Autofocuses with all autofocus lenses
Viewfinder Has a pentaprism viewfinder Pentaprism vs Pentamirror
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Pentaprism viewfinders are typically brighter
Continuous shooting Shoots significantly faster 6 fps vs 3 fps
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2x faster continuous shooting
Viewfinder coverage Much better viewfinder coverage 100% vs 95%
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Around 10% better viewfinder coverage
Sensor size Larger sensor APS-C 23.6×15.6mm vs APS-C 23.1×15.4mm
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Almost the same
Light sensitivity (boost) Better boost ISO 25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
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The D7000’s boost ISO is 1 f-stop better
Storage slots Has more storage slots 2 vs 1
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More slots allows storing more images without switching memory cards
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity 6,400 ISO vs 3,200 ISO
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The D7000’s maximum light sensitivity is 1 f-stop better
True resolution Higher resolution 16.1 MP vs 14.2 MP
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More than 10% higher resolution
Fastest shutter speed Much faster max shutter speed 1/8000s vs 1/4000s
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2x faster max shutter speed
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Relative to the best recent entry-level DSLRs, and ignoring price

Nikon D3100 Nikon D3100
66 vs 97
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Nikon D7000 Nikon D7000
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similarities

Compared to recent entry-level DSLRs

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Movie format HD movies Help
1080p @ 24fps
Low light performance Relatively low noise at high ISO Help
D3100: 919 ISO
D7000: 1 167 ISO
Movie continuous focus Focus continuously recording movies Help
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Screen size Large screens Help
3,0″
Lens availability Many lenses available Help
169 lenses
Supports 24p 24p support Help
For that film look
Sensor type Better sensor types Help
Better in low light
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
Less flexible

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon EOS 600D

Canon EOS 600D

Entry-level DSLR

7 349 kr – 7 549 kr body only

8 049 kr with 18-55mm lens

Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
True resolution Takes slightly higher resolution photos
Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
Lowest price Is much more expensive
Canon EOS 550D

Canon EOS 550D

Entry-level DSLR

6 142 kr – 11 897 kr body only

6 625 kr – 6 884 kr with 18-55mm lens

Size Is significantly smaller
True resolution Takes slightly higher resolution photos
Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
Lowest price Is much more expensive
Canon EOS 1100D

Canon EOS 1100D

Entry-level DSLR

4 549 kr – 4 654 kr body only

Lowest price Is much less expensive
Weight Is much lighter
Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
Lowest price Is significantly more expensive
Nikon D90

Nikon D90

Entry-level DSLR

6 390 kr – 6 688 kr body only

11 975 kr – 13 044 kr with 18-200mm lens

Lowest price Is significantly less expensive
Weight Is slightly lighter
Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
Lowest price Is much more expensive
Nikon D5000

Nikon D5000

Entry-level DSLR

4 703 kr – 5 214 kr body only

5 783 kr – 6 229 kr with 18-105mm lens

Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
Lowest price Is much less expensive
Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
Lowest price Is significantly more expensive
Canon EOS 60D

Canon EOS 60D

Pro DSLR

8 874 kr – 11 490 kr body only

11 093 kr – 12 039 kr with 17-85mm lens

Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
True resolution Takes slightly higher resolution photos
Lowest price Is much more expensive
Thickness Is thicker
Nikon D300

Nikon D300

Pro DSLR

18 580 kr body only

Fastest shutter speed Has a faster max shutter speed
Lowest price Is much more expensive
Weight Is much heavier

Nikon D3100 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Canon EOS 500D

Canon EOS 500D

Entry-level DSLR

5 349 kr – 5 569 kr body only

5 598 kr – 6 090 kr with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Lens focus motor Has a built-in focus motor
Low light performance Significantly more noise at high ISO
Movie continuous focus Doesn’t focus continuously recording movies

Nikon D7000 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Nikon D700

Nikon D700

Pro DSLR

18 985 kr – 23 049 kr body only

27 049 kr – 32 710 kr with 24-120mm lens

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Movie format Does not take movies
Dynamic range Significantly less dynamic range
Canon EOS 7D

Canon EOS 7D

Pro DSLR

13 089 kr – 13 590 kr body only

15 446 kr – 16 590 kr with 18-135mm lens

Continuous shooting Shoots significantly faster
True resolution Higher resolution
Overall image quality Much worse image quality
Low light performance Significantly more noise at high ISO

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  • Liamong27 3 weeks ago
    I know that The Nikon D7000 is more nicer but to be honest i find the Nikon D3100 more useful because its more lighter and much more cheaper even though i can afford the Nikon D7000 for me Nikon D3100 is MUCH MUCH MUCH better……
  • lighter means more plastic, I prefer the weight.

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